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150 Victoria St, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-839 9099
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza bread” (7 reviews)
“pork” (19 reviews)
“croquettes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
150 Victoria St, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an absolutely delicious meal last night here and the service from Greg was by far and wide the best we've had in New Zealand! Seriously! Very polite and friendly - super helpful at pointing out useful information like the specialities or where the...More

1  Thank caramel62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful find in Hamilton! Awesome food. Fantastic menu. Great service. Such a lovely evening out. Definitely exceeded our expectations. Thanks guys.

1  Thank neilwE2639SI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never leave disappointed after a meal here staff are friendly food is always tasty with great choices on the menu

Thank Olivia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not my first visit to Furnace and I have get to be disappointed. On this occasion we came as a large group both from Hamilton and visitors. The staff were very attentive all night and made some great recommendations. We shared breads and dips for...More

Thank sonyaf22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I ate here after a day at the cricket at Seddon Park. We hadn't booked but got the last available booth in a busy restaurant. A lovely waitress called Mylish served us. I had a pint of Tui, and my wife had...More

1  Thank Nick_Harris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An extended adult family dinner, great service from the staff, main meals were very nice, would come again.

1  Thank Horoeka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went out with a gf for a catch up on a Friday night and food was delicious!! Haven't being here for over 2 years! But wat a step up. Great apmoshere and food quality. Staff were very friendly. Sorry forgot her name but she accepted...More

Thank Lieng T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third try for lunch on Sunday 22nd April, and it was simply a Godsend. As a T1 diabetic I was running low, so we bounded in, asked for a table and the waitress offered me a fizzy drink before she'd even seated...More

1  Thank Kristinanna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, such an all-rounder. Have been twice with the workmates and once with family, all enjoyable experience. Great, tasty food, friendly and professional staff, nice ambience. Would highly recommend to all. Thanks

Thank Jaynette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were needing somewhere to eat around 2pm on a Sunday. Most places were shutting up shop and we also needed gluten free food. We found the Furnace and they were just amazing. A good range of GF options (not just GF bread) and the...More

1  Thank Geoff B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Victoria St, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 9099
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The Furnace menu provides for many tastes, with a wide range of pizzas, pastas and salads as well as generous and familiar main meals. The drinks list features quality tap beers such as Heineken, Tiger and Monteiths as well as more than 60 wines from New Zealand and abroad. Featuring leather booths, oak joinery and distinctive schist stonework, the décor is stylish and comfortable and the staff are friendly and attentive. Whether it be an intimate meal for two or a celebratory dinner for twenty, you'll be glad you chose Furnace.
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